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Dr. Richard Fassett

Dr. Richard Fassett

Dr. Richard Fassett

Welcoming new patients | Same-day/next-day appointments available

"I am dedicated to keeping my patients as healthy as possible and to providing cost-effective care."

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619-225-1212

Mon. - Fri., 8 am to 5 pm

4116 W. Point Loma Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92110

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619-225-1212

Mon. - Fri., 8 am to 5 pm

4116 W. Point Loma Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92110

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Biography

Biography

I became a doctor to affect the lives of others in a meaningful and positive way. I strive to provide quality care in a friendly, professional manner with patient concerns always in mind.

In addition to many years of experience as a family practice physician, I have served as a Navy flight surgeon, part-time emergency physician and ear, nose and throat specialist. I am fully dedicated to keeping my patients as healthy as possible and to providing care in a cost-effective manner. My philosophy is: "Let's stay healthy together."

Outside of work I enjoy mountain hiking, gardening, traveling, snow sports, backpacking, photography and spending time with my family and dog.

Biographical Details

Age: 76
In practice since: 1974
Gender: Male
Hospital and Medical Group Affiliations

Hospital Affiliation

Education

Education

  • Medical School: Ohio State University
  • Internship: National Naval Medical Center
  • Residency: National Naval Medical Center
Treatments and Conditions

Treatments and Conditions

  • ADHD - Adults
  • Anxiety and Panic Disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Back Evaluation/Treatment
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • COPD
  • Cryosurgery
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Diverticulitis
  • End-of-Life Care
  • Esophageal Reflux
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Geriatrics
  • Hay Fever
  • Headache
  • Heartburn
  • Immunizations for Foreign Travel
  • Impotence
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kidney Stones
  • Liver Disease
  • Menopause
  • Osteoporosis
  • Recurrent Infections
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Shingles
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Smoking Cessation Techniques
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulcer Evaluation/Treatment
  • Wart Treatment
  • Weight Management
  • Wellness Programs
Practice Features

Practice Features

  • Second Opinions
  • Treats Kids (Over 3 years)
  • Walk-in Appointments
Insurances Accepted

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna PPOs, Elect Choice EPO, Health Fund PPO, Health Fund HMO, HMO, Managed Choice POS, National Advantage PPO, Open Choice PPO, QPOS POS, Select Choice HMO, Traditional Choice PPO, US Access POS, Value Network HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPOs, Bronze EPO, California HMO, EPO, Gold EPO, Platinum EPO, Plus POS, Prudent Buyer PPO, Silver EPO
  • HMO, POS, PPOs (contact Blue Shield)
  • Care1st
    Medi/Medi
  • Cash/Self pay
  • For Life, Prime
  • PPO
  • HMO, Open Access POS, PPOs
  • PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Bronze EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Gold EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Platinum EPO, Anthem Blue Cross Silver EPO, Sharp Health Plan Bronze HMO, Sharp Health Plan Gold HMO, Sharp Health Plan Platinum HMO, Sharp Health Plan Silver HMO
  • ExcelCare HMO, HMO, PPOs, Seniority Plus Retirees HMO
  • Assignment, UHC-AARP MedicareCompleteValue, UHC-AARP MediComplete Premier, UHC-AARP MediCompleteEssential, UHC-Secure Horizons Retiree, UHC-Sharp Secure Horizons
  • PPO
  • Bronze HMO, Choice HMO, Gold HMO, Performance HMO, Performance Plus, Platinum HMO, Premier HMO, Silver HMO, Value HMO
  • Choice HMO, Choice Plus POS, Options PPO, Signature Value HMO
  • Performance HMO-Network 1 HMO

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  • Phone: 619-225-1212
    4116 W. Point Loma Blvd.
    San Diego, CA 92110
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